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This resource helps educators integrate Web and mobile technologies and tools into classroom instruction and offers a model for selecting appropriate tools and technologies for K–12 settings.
Chapter 10: Digital Citizenship
Do you remember the song “Kids” from the 1960 musical Bye, Bye Birdie? As they sing, the parents of the show's ingénue lament the state of modern kids. Educators and parents often express frustration with today's kids and how they've changed. In reality, most kids are like we were at their ages. They want the same things we wanted: friends, validation from people they care about, and room to explore who they are and try different roles. They are making many of the same mistakes we made and celebrating the same kinds of successes we honored. What's different is the world they must navigate throughout this process.
When most readers of this book were growing up, it was possible for kids to make ...